Morpheus8 (Collagen stimulation & reduce cellulite)

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Facial Treatments Missouri
skin care treatment St. Louis
  • 1-2 weeks before, avoid skin irritation or intentional skin tanning. Sun-screen is advisable when outdoors during daylight hours.
  • Discontinue any irritant topical agents for 2-3 days prior to treatment.
  • Arrive for treatment with clean skin. There should be no lotion, make-up, perfume, powder or bath/shower oil present on the skin in the area to be treated.
  • Plan for a 2 hour treatment. 1 hour pre-treatment with topical anesthetic.  Please request prescription for topical ointment.
  • Plan for additional time for photos, informed consent, marking of areas, etc.
  • If possible avoid aspirin or NSAIDs for 1 week prior.
  • Please speak to Medical Aesthetician for the following:
      • Scars or acne areas.
      • Excessive sweating problems.
      • Hyper-pigmentation or melasma.
  • Immediately after treatment, most patients will experience erythema (redness) for 1-3 days, however for more aggressive treatments this may last longer.
  • Slight to moderate edema (swelling) and a mild to moderate sunburn sensation are also and may last 1-3 days.
  • Skin may crust and peel for 2-7 days.
  • There are no restrictions on bathing except to treat the skin gently, avoid scrubbing or trauma to the treated area.
  • Avoid sun exposure to reduce the chance of hyper-pigmentation.
  • The use of a zinc oxide sun block SPF 30+ at all times after 24-48 hours.
  • Multiple treatments over a period of several months may be required to achieve the desired response.
  • Please ask Medical Aesthetician for post-treatment products. Aquaphor for OTC treatment.